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Category Archives: Travel

Best Antique and Flea Markets in Paris

To say that I love the market at St -Ouen is putting it mildly. I am a little obsessed about always visiting this remarkable spot in Paris. With 200o indoor and open-air stalls, the market can be overwhelming for a first-time visitor. We have…


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Antique Brooches and Embellishments from Around the World

Delighted to show some antique brooches and embellishments that I have discovered during my travels to many exciting places in world, such France, Germany, Czech Republic, Spain, Austria and many more!

Many of these treasures I have found in delightful antique shops and famous antique…


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Taking a break and visiting Paris at Easter time.

The City of Lights is a glorious time in the spring, especially around the holidays. The colors are fresh and vibrant with a surprise around every corner of the streets in Paris.

Blooming flowers and trees line the picturesque streets with charm and delight for…


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Visiting the Wedding Salon at Printemps Paris Haussman

This Spring, we will once again be returning to Paris. As they say, there is nothing like Paris in the Springtime, and no visit to Paris would be complete without a visit to Printemps Paris Haussman!

During our last visit, our boutique hotel was only 5…


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Shopping for Antiques in the Paris Biron Market

You can stroll and browse for hours if you’d like, or just hit specific merchants and make it a bit quicker. Biron, Paul Bert, and Dauphine are great markets all specializing in different types of wares. If you’re looking for great, high end antiques,…


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The Colorful Macaroons of Paris

If you like sweets, you will love Paris! I definitely had one of everything, especially at the Ritz where my husband and I feasted on confections at a three hour French tea party.

The famous colorful Parisian macaroons will take your breath away. They are probably…


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The Dali Museum in Montmartre

The Dali Museum is interesting and  fun. We have visited the museum in Montmartre on several different occasions but this time, especially to see the installation of Joann Spar and Salvador Dali.

The ride up on the Funicular to Montmartre has great views of Paris….


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